Toulouse Tips and Racecourse Guide

With 50 meetings each year, Toulouse Racecourse is a busy venue situated just 4km from France’s pink city.

Hosting flat racing, jumps and trotting, Toulouse has most bases covered and also puts on strong Arabian racing contests.

Toulouse has a panoramic restaurant that is open through the week, not just on racedays. Toulouse can host up to 2000 patrons and is one of very few floodlit turf courses in Europe.

Toulouse has a strong recent track record of throwing up good fillies and mares. Liliside ran there in 2009 for Francois Rohaut before finishing first past the post in the French 1000 Guineas. She later became the dam of Japanese champion Lys Gracieux.

More recently, Watch Me won the 2018 Criterium du Languedoc and then followed up in the 2019 Coronation Stakes at Royal Ascot. 

2020 Criterium du Languedoc winner Belloccio failed to make the same impression at Royal Ascot but is held in high regard by David Menuisier.

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Funway was a progressive sort over fences last year, winning three in a row between May-November, and there was plenty to like about his handicap performances at Bordeaux and here at Toulouse in the spring. 


He finished runner-up to Gai Luron here, form that has been given a nice recent boost (six months later!) with the winner having scored in the prestigious Grade 3 Prix Montgomery at Auteuil last week.


He shaped with considerable promise on his return from a break at Bordeaux earlier this month and he looks to have strong claims of adding a fourth career success over fences on just his ninth outing in this sphere.


3.27pm Toulouse – 1pt each-way Funway @ 6-1 (all firms)



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Toulouse Top Trainers (2020)


1. Xavier Thomas-Demeaulte 9 wins (26%)

2. Thomas Fourcy 9 wins (20%)

3. Didier Guillemin 8 wins (14%)

4. Christophe Ferland 6 wins (19%)

5. Philippe Sogorb 6 wins (15%)



1. Guillaume Macaire 14 wins (41%)

2. Francois Nicolle 10 wins (29%)

3. Donatien Sourdeau de Beauregard 2 wins (25%)

4. Jacques Ortet 2 wins (11%)

5. Arnaud Chaille-Chaille 1 win (6%)

Toulouse Top Jockeys (2020)


1. Julien Auge 11 wins (17%)

2. Ioritz Mendizibal 10 wins (17%)

3. Guillaume Guedj-Gay 10 wins (14%)

4. Adeline Merou 7 wins (23%)

5. Jean-Bernard Eyquem 6 wins (19%)



1. Charlotte Pritchard 5 wins (71%)

2. Angelo Zuliani 3 wins (38%)

3. Johnny Charron 3 wins (28%)

4. Kilian Dubourg 2 wins (67%))

5. James Reveley 2 wins (50%)

How to get there


Take Line A to Arenes station, then it is a 15 minute walk.


Take Lines T1 or T2 to Zenith stop, then it is a 9 minute walk.


Take Lines 67, L2 or L3 to the Hippodrome stop, then it is a 7 minute walk (surprisingly!).


The racecourse is well-located for Blagnac airport, which has flights to the UK. It is 15 minutes by taxi between the airport and the course.

Toulouse Top Races

Listed Prix Aymeri De Mauleon

Listed Prix Caravelle – Haras Des Granges

Listed Derby Du Languedoc

Listed Le Vase D’Argent

Listed Criterium du Languedoc

Grand Steeple-Chase de Toulouse

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Toulouse Tips Archives

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French Racing Tips – 24/04

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French Racing Tips – 16/04 Pt 2

French Racing Tips – 16/04 Pt 2

Jerome Reynier is the man in form in France at present, with an incredible 15 of his last 28 runners hitting the target.  He has two on the card at Toulouse today, with Tounsivator worth backing in the 1m4f handicap. The form of his fourth-place finishes at Salon...

French Racing Tips – 05/04

French Racing Tips – 05/04

We backed Aiche De Bretel when she finished runner-up to a stablemate at Toulouse last time, but she returns to the track a very warm order today and at a bigger price, I'll take her on with Rely On Me Man. The Francois Rohaut team have been slow to find their form...

French Racing Tips – 26/03 pt 2

French Racing Tips – 26/03 pt 2

The 1m2.5f class 3 at Toulouse looks a really winnable race and Baikal should take full advantage today. He was progressing nicely in 2021 prior to an issue which saw him off the track between April 2021 and February this year, and following a quiet comeback run at...

French Racing Tips – 07/03

French Racing Tips – 07/03

A couple of maidens on the card at Toulouse today and our bet comes in the fillies' contest (5.45pm), with Aiche De Bretel making plenty of appeal. Aiche De Bretel made a really promising debut at Pau early last month.  One of the slowest away, she was hampered early...

Toulouse 2021 Critérium du Languedoc Betting Preview

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The card with the final Group race of the French season kicks off with a mile Listed for two-year-olds. The Critérium du Languedoc carries a fair pot for those who either target the race, such as David Menuisier with Belloccio last year, or for connections of...

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French Racing Tips

This morning Philippe Sogorb's Ninth Titan takes a step down in class and stretches out to 12 furlongs for the first time in the Listed Derby du Languedoc at Toulouse. Although the Wootton Bassett colt floundered at the top of the home straight in the Prix du Jockey...

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French Racing Tips

Two bets on the morning card at Toulouse, starting with Buzzing in the Class 1 (10.20am). The Christophe Ferland-trained son of Iffraaj readily accounted for a weak field on his debut at Pau at the end of January, but there was plenty to like about the manner in which...

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A cracking card at Toulouse today, which finishes with three Listed races, in which Jean-Claude Rouget has all three favourites. Having put up a Jerome Reynier-trained winner at Nancy yesterday, I'm hoping the Marseille-based trainer can do us another favour today,...

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